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Arab

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noun Ar·ab \ˈa-rəb, ˈer-əb; dial also ˈā-ˌrab\

Simple Definition of Arab

  • : a member of the people who are originally from the Arabian Peninsula and who now live mostly in the Middle East and northern Africa

Full Definition of Arab

  1. 1 a :  a member of the Semitic people of the Arabian Peninsula b :  a member of an Arabic-speaking people

  2. 2 :  arabian horse

Arab adjective

Origin of arab

Middle English, from Latin Arabus, Arabs, from Greek Arab-, Araps, of Semitic origin; akin to Akkadian Arabu, Aribi desert nomads, Arabic A‘rāb Bedouins


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with arab


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Arab

abbreviation Ar·ab

Definition of Arab





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